Pediatric Orthopedics

U.S. News award badgePediatric orthopedic surgeons at Rush have the expertise to diagnose and treat a full range of musculoskeletal conditions and sports injuries in newborns, infants, children, adolescents and young adults, including the following:

  • Proximal femoral focal deficiency
  • Developmental dysplasia
  • Clubfoot
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Limb length inequality or deformity
  • Fractures

Treatment plans are personalized for each patient, and care is centered around both child and family — because we understand that a child’s health problems can also profoundly affect his or her loved ones.

pediatric orthopedic specialist

Services offered through the pediatric orthopedics program include the following:

  • Spatial frame for limb length inequality and deformity correction
  • SUPER hip procedure for proximal femoral focal deficiency
  • Precice nail for limb length inequality
  • Hip and femoral osteotomies
  • Ponsetti technique for clubfoot
  • Soft tissues releases for contracture

Nationally recognized for excellence

Rush University Medical Center is ranked No. 7 in the nation for orthopedics by U.S. News & World Report, with internationally respected orthopedic specialists whose research discoveries and innovative treatment approaches are helping patients of all ages at Rush — and around the globe.